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'Wonder' is real life for these two families

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Before age 10, Auggie Pullman never attended a mainstream school. He never sat in a classroom smelling of chalk and stale schoolbooks, listening to children's chatter echoing off the walks. [Source]

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Walmart, Criticized for Low Wages, Will Let Workers Take Pay Before Payday

The retailer is giving its 1.4 million workers early access to part of their paychecks. Some critics of the company say it points to a need to raise wages.

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Marine's last letter before he hit an IED

Six days before his vehicle was hit by an IED in Afghanistan, Marine lieutenant Karl Kurbikoff wrote his pregnant wife this letter.

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Obamacare sign-ups rise to 1 million as pace picks up before deadline

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The number of consumers who signed up for 2018 Obamacare health insurance next year surpassed the 1 million mark in the second-to-last week of enrollment on the federally-run HealthCare.gov website, picking up the pace ahead of the Dec. 15 deadline.

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Germany's SPD plays hard-to-get before first talks with Merkel

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's Social Democrats said on Wednesday they would share power with Angela Merkel's conservatives only if ordinary voters get a fairer deal, seeking to reassure party skeptics hours before highly-sensitive talks between the two camps.

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Many G.O.P. Blunders Put Seat at Risk, Even Before Scandal

Republicans made a lengthy list of errors, giving Democrats an opening well before Roy Moore was accused of sexual misbehavior.

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El Faro captain ignored storm reports before tragedy: U.S. authorities

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The freighter El Faro sank in 2015, killing all 33 people aboard in the worst U.S. maritime disaster in three decades, after the captain ignored reports the ship was heading directly into a strengthening hurricane, a U.S. safety board concluded on Tuesday.

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Study seen needed before lifting fracking ban in remote Australia

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Gas extraction via fracking could only resume in Australia's Northern Territory district after a study on the controversial practice is completed in two to three years, according to the recommendations of an independent group released on Tuesday.

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Japanese stocks slip before Fed; but miners, shippers rise

TOKYO, Dec 12 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei slipped on Tuesday, reversing earlier gains as investors turned cautious ahead of this week's U.S. Federal Reserve policy meeting.

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Moore and Jones hold last rallies before vote

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Roy Moore says he has never molested anyone

Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore denied that he has ever molested anyone and repeated that he has never met the women who have accused of him sexual assault in an interview with "The Voice of Alabama Politics" on Sunday.

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Alabama, Despite History of Unruly Politics, Has ‘Never Seen Anything Like This’

The wild and ugly campaign for Senate, fraught with incendiary comments and molestation claims, has left even veterans of the state’s politics searching for parallels.

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‘You Know, I Never Told You This’

After #MeToo, families discuss sexual assault.

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History's biggest bubbles: They never end well

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How to hit your brain's 'kill switch' -- before it's too late

Many of us have found ourselves in the following situation at least once: You're driving down the road, approaching a traffic light, and it turns yellow.

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The Carpetbagger: ‘I’d Never Seen My Fears as an African-American Man Onscreen’

Jordan Peele, writer-director of “Get Out,” says his own concerns almost prevented it from being made. Now prize givers love it. Will the academy agree?

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Congress tax negotiators may have final bill before Dec. 22

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Congress may be able to wrap up tax negotiations before Dec. 22 and send a final bill to President Donald Trump, Republican Senator John Cornyn said on Wednesday.

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REFILE-Gold trader says he never liked Turkish banker facing trial

(Refiles to add dropped text in final two paragraphs.) By Brendan Pierson NEW YORK, Dec 5 (Reuters) - A Turkish gold trader testifying for U.S. prosecutors in the trial of an executive at Turkey's state-owned Halkbank, who is charged with helping Iran evade U.S. sanctions, said Tuesday that he and the banker never liked each other. Reza Zarrab, who has pleaded guilty and is cooperating with U.S. prosecutors in the case, also said he had complained about Halkbank deputy ge

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Air Pollution May Harm Babies Even Before They Are Born

Pollution raised the risk of low birth weight babies, which may increase the risk for diabetes and heart disease later in life.

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Gold trader says he never liked Turkish banker facing trial

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Turkish gold trader testifying for U.S. prosecutors in the trial of an executive at Turkey's state-owned Halkbank, who is charged with helping Iran evade U.S. sanctions, said Tuesday that he and the banker never liked each other.

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Trump son, former partner due before House panel this week: source

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's eldest son and a former business associate of the president are due to testify to the U.S. House of Representatives Intelligence Committee this week, as it continues its investigation of possible Russian involvement in the 2016 election, a source familiar with the schedule said.

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Trump son, former business partner due before House panel this week: source

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's eldest son and a former business associate of the president are due to testify to the U.S. House of Representatives Intelligence Committee this week, as it continues its investigation of possible Russian involvement in the 2016 election, a source familiar with the schedule said.

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Fed rate expectations on the rise before tax cuts passed Senate: Reuters poll

BENGALURU (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve is almost certain to raise interest rates later this month, according to a Reuters poll of economists, a majority of whom now expect three more rate rises next year compared with two when surveyed just weeks ago.

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Trump says never asked Comey to stop investigating Flynn

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said in a tweet on Sunday he never asked former FBI director James Comey to stop investigating former national security adviser Michael Flynn.

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Juncker to meet MEPs before PM May as Brexit deal takes shape

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and his Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier will meet EU lawmakers early on Monday, an EU official said on Sunday, in a further sign a Brexit deal with Britain could be ready.

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Former Catalan cabinet members to appear before Supreme Court

MADRID (Reuters) - Eight former Catalan cabinet members currently in custody awaiting trial will appear before the Supreme Court on Friday, after requesting their release ahead of a regional election Dec. 21 in the wake of a disputed independence referendum.

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Global powers strike deal to research before fishing Arctic seas

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Delegations from the United States, Russia, and China and other countries struck a deal on Thursday to refrain from commercial fishing in the high Arctic seas, one of world's fastest-warming places, until scientists can determine what fish are there and whether they can be harvested sustainably.

Transit Systems nytimes.com

If the City Never Sleeps, Should Its Subway?

A research group has proposed ending weekday overnight subway service to enable much-needed repairs. Riders and transit advocates called the idea elitist and unfeasible.

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After Lauer, the morning show 'family' will never be the same

Nothing in television news approaches the morning shows for (manufactured) intimacy.

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Italy would like to clinch Alitalia deal before elections - minister

ROME, Nov 30 (Reuters) - Italy's government would like to strike a deal on the sale of struggling carrier Alitalia before national elections due by May, but will not be pressured to do it at any cost, Industry Minister Carlo Calenda told RAI state radio on Thursday.

Magazines nytimes.com

S.I. Newhouse Jr., Remembered: ‘Eager, Never Jaded’

At a memorial for Condé Nast’s former chairman, tearful speakers and raucous anecdotes.

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Fox's Lachlan Murdoch says company would never buy CNN

(Reuters) - Twenty-First Century Fox would never be interested in buying CNN, Fox Executive Chair Lachlan Murdoch said on Wednesday at a conference organized by the news website Business Insider in New York.

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UPDATE 1-Fox's Lachlan Murdoch says company would never buy CNN

Nov 29 (Reuters) - Twenty-First Century Fox would never be interested in buying CNN, Fox Executive Chair Lachlan Murdoch said on Wednesday at a conference organized by the news website Business Insider in New York.

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Truce near Damascus mostly being observed before Syria talks begin

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Russian-proposed ceasefire in the Eastern Ghouta area of Syria has been widely observed, a war monitor and a witness said on Wednesday, as a delegation from Damascus arrived in Geneva to join peace talks there.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Nonfiction: The Sun Never Set on the British Empire, or Its Food

Lizzie Collingham’s “The Taste of Empire” and Erika Rappaport’s “A Thirst for Empire” explore the worldwide influence of Britain’s culinary heritage.

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Damascus shelling kills three before truce agreed

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Shelling killed three people in the last major rebel stronghold near Damascus on Tuesday, a war monitor said, shortly before the UN Syria envoy said the government had agreed a ceasefire there.

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Grenade thrown at French troops in Burkina Faso wounds three before Macron's arrival: report

PARIS (Reuters) - A grenade thrown at French soldiers wounded three civilians in the Burkina Faso capital of Ouagadougou shortly before the arrival of French President Emmanuel Macron, Radio France International reported on Tuesday.

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Strikes kill 57 in Syria before peace talks

Airstrikes and shelling killed at least 57 people Sunday in two separate towns in Syria, according to the UK-based Syrian Observatory For Human Rights (SOHR).

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Charles Barkley: Moore should have been disqualified 'before this women stuff'

Former NBA star Charles Barkley weighed in on the Alabama Senate race Saturday, saying embattled Republican candidate Roy Moore should be disqualified from the race because of his association with former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon.

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Trilobites: Cities That Never Sleep Are Shaped by Sunrise and Sunset

A study using cellphone call records of more than a million people found that city dwellers continue to be affected by Earth’s natural light-dark cycle.

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BRIEF-Canada Post says Canada Post segment reports $62 mln loss before tax in Q3​

* Canada Post - Canada Post segment lost $62 million before tax in Q3​

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Irish government set to fall weeks before Brexit summit

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Ireland's minority government looked set to collapse on Friday after the party propping it up submitted a motion of no confidence in the deputy prime minister, weeks before a summit on Britain's plans to leave the European Union.

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Was flying more fun before in-flight movies?

If the future of in-flight entertainment is virtual reality headsets, and the present is movies, music and Wi-Fi, the past was a more wholesome affair involving cards, conversation and cocktails.

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‘Nothing Against You’: For a Black Man Covering Race, the Story Is Never Far From Home

Being surrounded by racial diversity, my conversation in a California diner suggested, can make people feel more comfortable with biases and stereotypes.

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Uber told SoftBank about data breach before telling public

(Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc said on Thursday that it discussed a massive data breach with potential investor SoftBank Group Corp ahead of going public with details of the incident on Tuesday.

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Final Nights at the Trump SoHo Before Trump Checks Out

At the hotel, which has struggled financially and will soon excise the Trump name, some guests loved the brand, while others were there for the discounted rooms.

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Russia likely to reduce troops in Syria before year-end: military chief

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - The size of Russia's military force in Syria is likely to be significantly reduced and a drawdown could start before the end of the year, the chief of the Russian military general staff said on Thursday.

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The Neediest Cases Fund: From Afar, He Confessed His Love. Via an App, He Attended His Wedding.

When his dream of moving to New York came true, he realized he was leaving his dream woman behind in Sudan. The couple talk regularly, but “even four times a day is not enough.”

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An increasingly desperate search continues a week on in hopes of finding the Argentine vessel's 44 crew members before their air supply runs out

An increasingly desperate search for a missing Argentine submarine continued Thursday as the clock runs down on hopes of finding the vessel's 44 crew members before their air supply runs out.

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'Never take a backward step', Socceroos laud Postecoglou legacy

(Reuters) - Tim Cahill led the way as a host of Socceroos paid tribute to the contribution coach Ange Postecoglou made to Australian football after his abrupt resignation as coach of the national team seven months before the World Cup.

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What Charlie Rose said about sexual harassment before he was fired for it

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Nikkei rises to near 2-week high before holiday as large-caps gain

TOKYO, Nov 22 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average rose to a near two-week high on Wednesday, buoyed by gains in large-cap stocks such as SoftBank and Fanuc, and financial companies as global growth hopes lifted the mood across world markets.

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Baseball star Halladay's plane made dive before fatal crash: NTSB

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Reuters) - The aircraft piloted by Roy Halladay made a sharp dive before crashing into the Gulf of Mexico earlier this month, killing the retired baseball star, federal investigators said on Monday.

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Babies learn what words mean before they can use them

(Reuters Health) - Babies begin to learn words and what they mean well before they begin talking, and researchers are beginning to understand how they do it.

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Review: A ‘Peter Pan’ That Never Takes Flight

The Bedlam production of the J.M. Barrie classic is both too childish to tell the story properly and too adult to access its wonder.

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'Wonder' is real life for these two families

Before age 10, Auggie Pullman never attended a mainstream school. He never sat in a classroom smelling of chalk and stale schoolbooks, listening to children's chatter echoing off the walks.

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Britain to submit 'Brexit bill' proposal before December EU meeting

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will submit its proposals on how to settle its financial obligations to the European Union before an EU Council meeting next month, finance minister Philip Hammond said on Sunday.

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Patrick to race Daytona, Indy 500s before retiring

(Reuters) - Danica Patrick will drive in the Daytona and Indianapolis 500s next year before retiring, the world's most recognizable and successful female driver said on Friday.

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BRIEF-Apple says need a little more time before HomePod is ready for customers

* Apple says need a little more time before HomePod is ready for co's customers

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BRIEF-Coca-Cola CEO on CNBC says "never say never" on getting into booze, but it "doesn't make sense" right now

* Coca-Cola CEO on CNBC says "never say never" on getting into booze, but it "doesn't make sense" right now‍​ Further company coverage: ( Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com )

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UPDATE 2-EU, US close to deal on stock exchanges before MIFID II deadline

BRUSSELS, Nov 16 (Reuters) - The European Commission will grant equivalent status to trading venues in the United States and Switzerland provided EU member states agree, draft documents seen by Reuters said.

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UPDATE 1-EU, US close to deal on stock exchanges before MIFID II deadline

BRUSSELS, Nov 16 (Reuters) - The European Commission has adopted decisions to grant equivalence status to trading venues in the United States and Switzerland, draft documents seen by Reuters said.

School Shootings and Armed Attacks nytimes.com

Northern California Gunman Killed Wife Before Shooting Spree

The death toll climbed to six in the rampage north of Sacramento.

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U.S. tax deductions: Grab them before they disappear

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Companies learn the hard way: Think before you tweet

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Trump was for leaks before he was president

Trump was enthusiastic about WikiLeaks' hacks during the 2016 campaign. After taking office, his administration has been less complimentary about leaks.

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Louis C.K. never asked us to admire him

Fitfully conscious, on his deathbed in 2005, Nobel laureate Saul Bellow turned to his friend Eugene Goodheart and inquired: "Was I a man or was I jerk?" His seeming concern for whether he would be best remembered for his art or his life was well-founded. He had a Nobel, a Pulitzer and three National Book Awards in the bag, though his personal reputation featured a series of publicized divorces, vertiginous affairs, friendship-ending intellectual feuds and a rocky paternal record with his children.

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Asia stocks shaky before China data, ponder yield curve

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian stocks wobbled on Tuesday as investors awaited developments in U.S. tax reform efforts, while contemplating if a marked flattening in the U.S. yield curve might ultimately be a harbinger of an economic slowdown there.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks shaky before China data, ponder yield curve

SYDNEY, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Asian stocks wobbled on Tuesday as investors awaited developments in U.S. tax reform efforts, while contemplating if a marked flattening in the U.S. yield curve might ultimately be a harbinger of an economic slowdown there.

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Honduras accuses Australia of spying by drone before playoff

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Honduras accused Australia of spying on their training sessions with a drone on Monday, as tensions heated up ahead of Wednesday's decisive World Cup playoff match.

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The last thing JFK signed in the Oval before he was assassinated

It's a black and white portrait photograph of John F. Kennedy. Underneath it, a handwritten message:

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Why Richard Avedon’s Work Has Never Been More Relevant

The photographer’s social conscience, revealed in a show at Pace/MacGill and a new edition of “Nothing Personal,” deepens his enduring legacy.

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Dubai wants guarantee on A380 output before placing new order

DUBAI (Reuters) - Dubai wants a guarantee that Airbus will keep production of the A380 superjumbo open for at least 10 years before state-owned Emirates places a new order for the world's largest jetliner, the airline's president said on Monday.

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AIRSHOW-Dubai wants guarantee on A380 output before placing new order

* Emirates dashes Airbus's hopes for A350 order (Adds Airbus declines to comment, background)

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AIRSHOW-Dubai wants guarantee on A380 output before placing A380 order

DUBAI, Nov 13 (Reuters) - Dubai wants a guarantee that Airbus will keep production of the A380 superjumbo open for at least 10 years before Emirates places a new order for the world's largest jetliner, the airline's president told Reuters on Monday.

Talley, Brett nytimes.com

Trump Nominee for Federal Judgeship Has Never Tried a Case

The nominee, Brett Talley, was approved by a Senate committee despite his unanimous “not qualified” rating from the American Bar Association.

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Op-Ed Contributor: Travis Mills Will Never Quit

Until I met him, I hadn’t given much thought to the many Americans who gave their lives to make mine possible.

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Ireland says still 'a way to go' before agreement on Irish issues in Brexit talks

DUBLIN (Reuters) - There is a still "a way to go" in negotiations between Britain and the European Union before enough progress on Irish issues has been made to move on to the next phase of Brexit talks, Ireland's foreign minister said on Friday.

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Brexit never? Britain can still change its mind, says Article 50 author

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May should stop misleading voters and admit that Brexit can be avoided if Britain decides to unilaterally scrap divorce talks, the man who drafted Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty will say on Friday.

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The Statue That Never Was

Long before the current controversy in New York City over public monuments, there was a statue in Queens that prompted a public outcry.

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BRIEF-US Government never tried to force CNN sale in AT&T-Time Warner deal- CNBC

* Government never tried to force CNN sale in AT&T-Time Warner deal, official says - CNBC

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More LGBTQ characters on TV than ever before

While TV is doing better than it ever has in terms of LGBTQ representation, there's still room for improvement.

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BRIEF-Aegon Q3 income before tax up at 618 million euros, above consensus

* Q3 RETURN ON EQUITY 8.9 PERCENT VERSUS 7.7 PERCENT YEAR AGO‍​

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Catalan parliament speaker to appear before Spain's Supreme Court

MADRID (Reuters) - The Catalan parliament's speaker and five lawmakers will appear before Spain's Supreme Court in Madrid on Thursday to answer charges of rebellion and sedition for their roles in staging a banned referendum on Catalonia's independence last month.

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Retired pitcher Roy Halladay's plane flew low before crash: NTSB

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Reuters) - Witnesses reported that retired baseball star Roy Halladay maneuvered his plane at low altitude before the aircraft crashed off the coast of central Florida, killing him, a federal official said on Wednesday.

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Retired pitcher Roy Halladay's plane flew low before crash

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Reuters) - Witnesses reported that retired baseball star Roy Halladay maneuvered his plane at low altitude before the aircraft's crash off the coast of central Florida that killed him, a federal official said on Wednesday.

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Emerging nations urge rich to kick-start climate pact before 2020

BONN, Germany (Reuters) - Emerging nations pressed developed countries on Wednesday to step up cuts in greenhouse gas emissions by 2020 to kick-start the Paris climate agreement, saying the rich were wrongly focused on 2030 goals.

Airlines and Airplanes nytimes.com

A Miracle on the Pacific, 53 Years Before Sully Landed on the Hudson

Pan Am Flight 6 from Honolulu to San Francisco developed engine trouble. Too late to turn back, the airliner landed in the ocean and all 31 aboard survived.

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Typhoon Damrey kills 106 in Vietnam, reservoirs brimming before APEC summit

DANANG, Vietnam (Reuters) - Vietnam's deadliest storm this year, Typhoon Damrey, has killed 106 people, while dozens of dangerously full reservoirs release water as the southeast Asian nation prepares to host a regional summit.

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Texas gunman not welcomed at church before shooting

Devin Kelley walked into a Texas church turning joyous prayers into screams of terror as he killed more than 20 people, including an unborn child.

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Airbus knew of software vulnerability before A400M crash

PARIS/SEVILLE (Reuters) - Airbus and European safety authorities were warned in late 2014 of a software vulnerability in the A400M military plane that was similar to a weakness that contributed to a fatal crash seven months later, Spanish investigators have found.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Children’s Books: These Kids Never, Never, Never Give Up

In new picture books from Mo Willems, Dan Santat, Lemony Snicket and others, young heroes and heroines get into — and out of — every kind of scrape

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Born before 22 weeks, premature baby is now thriving

A preterm baby born at 21 weeks and four days is now a healthy 3-year-old girl with no impairments, doctors say. Her case sheds light on a controversial question in neonatal medicine: when should it be recommended to resuscitate a preterm baby, or not?

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UCLA basketball players arrested in China a day before Trump's visit: reports

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Three UCLA men's basketball players were arrested in China for shoplifting on Tuesday, a day ahead of U.S. President Donald Trump's first official visit there, according to several media reports.

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UPDATE 1-UCLA basketball players arrested in China a day before Trump's visit - reports

SHANGHAI, Nov 8 (Reuters) - Three UCLA men's basketball players were arrested in China for shoplifting on Tuesday, a day ahead of U.S. President Donald Trump's first official visit there, according to several media reports.

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UCLA basketball players arrested in China a day before Trump visit: reports

(Reuters) - Three UCLA men's basketball players were arrested in China for shoplifting on Tuesday, a day ahead of U.S. President Donald Trump's first official visit there, according to several media reports.

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Swap Kevin James for Kevin Spacey? TV's pulled switcheroos before

Imagine Kevin James as Frank Underwood on "House of Cards."

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At the Met Opera, a Note So High, It’s Never Been Sung Before

It’s an A above high C — the equivalent of a pole vault to the sun. Few performers can hit it, but it’s a requirement in “The Exterminating Angel.”

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EU at impasse before final push to clinch carbon market reform

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU negotiators are split over the uses of a new clean technology fund ahead of talks on carbon market reforms on Wednesday, with the bloc keen for a deal this week to show leadership at U.N. climate talks in Bonn.

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Key Trump ally to appear before House panel

Congressional investigators will have a chance Tuesday to question one of President Donald Trump's closest confidants and longtime associates, providing an opportunity for lawmakers to potentially learn more about the Trump campaign's contacts with Russians and Trump's links to Kremlin-friendly interests in his business career.

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Vietnam turns on taps at dangerously brimming reservoirs days before APEC summit

DANANG, Vietnam (Reuters) - Vietnam released water from seven dangerously full reservoirs on Tuesday, just days before a summit of Asia-Pacific leaders and after a typhoon killed nearly 70 people.

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The place where the Cold War never ended

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Transforming historic courtyard homes: Before and after

A visit to Pingyao feels like walking through a time capsule.

Federal Taxes (US) nytimes.com

The Conversation: The Violence That Never Sleeps

The mass killings in Texas and New York help us see what we value in common, but where is our sense of community the rest of the time?

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Texas church shooter threatened mother-in-law before rampage: official

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (Reuters) - A man court-martialed by the U.S. Air Force on charges of assaulting his wife and child sent threatening messages to his mother-in-law who sometimes attended the rural Texas church where he fatally shot 26 people, officials said on Monday.

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The church: Video shows service a week before shooting

Footage posted to YouTube shows members of the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, worshipping on October 29, one week before a gunman opened fire on the church, killing 26 and wounding 20.

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Texas gunman's in-laws sometimes attended church, sheriff says

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (Reuters) - A man thrown out of the U.S. Air Force for beating his wife and child shot and killed 26 people in a Texas church where his in-laws had sometimes worshipped before shooting himself, officials said on Monday, in the latest in a string of U.S. mass shootings.

United States Defense and Military Forces nytimes.com

Texas Gunman Led Troubled Life Before Church Shooting

Devin Patrick Kelley, a former member of the United States Air Force, had been jailed for domestic abuse, kicked out of the military and charged with animal cruelty.

Russian Revolution (1917) nytimes.com

Red Century: What If the Russian Revolution Had Never Happened?

The events of October 1917 continue to shake the world today. And yet they almost didn’t take place.

Philanthropy nytimes.com

Giving: Want to Help? Do Your Research Before You Donate

Experts on giving say that it’s important to find a charity with a clear mission, treat your donations like an investment and follow your passion.

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South Korea imposes sanctions on 18 North Koreans, a day before Trump visit

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea imposed unilateral sanctions on 18 North Koreans on Monday, barring any financial transactions between those sanctioned and any South Koreans, as part of international efforts to dry up Pyongyang's illegal cash flows.

Voter Registration and Requirements nytimes.com

Opinion: The Right to Vote Is Never Safe

We cannot be confident that our institutions are protected by some immutable law.

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Trump makes unexpected stop before Asia trip

Before departing on a trip to Asia, President Trump made an unannounced stop at the Trump International Hotel Waikiki Beach, a property he licensed his name to and does not own, according to the hotel's website.

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Spanish Judge Jails 8 Catalan Separatists Before Trial

In all, Spain’s attorney general is seeking to prosecute 20 Catalan separatists, including Carles Puigdemont, the former leader of Catalonia.

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BRIEF-Canada PM pleased softwood tariffs lower than they were before

Canada PM says pleased U.S. softwood duties were not as bad as they were before, still a burden to Canadian industry

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European shares hold near two-yr highs before BoE decision

LONDON, Nov 2 (Reuters) - European shares hovered near two-year highs on Thursday, with trading muted as investors battened down the hatches ahead of the Bank of England's policy meeting, though a profit warning from Playtech punctured the calm in early deals.

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Why we'll never stop biking

One of the most popular quotes associated with bicycles is attributed to H.G. Wells: "Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race."

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Michelle Obama to young people: Never tweet (sort of)

Ten months removed from the White House, former first lady Michelle Obama took a subtle swipe at her old home's current occupant without even using his name. She didn't need to.

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Cooking essentials to buy before age 30

Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates nytimes.com

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Robert Mueller Will Never Get to the Bottom of Russia’s Meddling

To understand Vladimir Putin’s behavior, we have to actually understand his foreign policy.

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South Korea upbeat 100 days before Games

Marking 100 days until the PyeongChang Winter Olympics, the Olympic flame has once again arrived on South Korean soil.

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Facebook, Twitter, Google testify before Congress

Tax Credits, Deductions and Exemptions nytimes.com

A Day Before Presenting Their Tax Cut Plan, Republicans Still Wrestle With Key Details

House Republicans plan to release their tax bill on Wednesday, but many details remain in flux and important choices have not been made.

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Kelly says he'll 'never' apologize for remarks to congresswoman

White House chief of staff John Kelly says he will "absolutely not" apologize for his comments on Rep. Frederica Wilson, adding that he stands by his comments.

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See before and after rainforest was destroyed

Drone footage of Puerto Rico's El Yunque National Rainforest shows the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria.

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Opinion: Trump campaign heard this before the rest of us did

Michael Weiss says that Trump foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos was told that the Russians were hacking emails well before this was reported as news.

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China warns against attempts to contain Beijing before Trump visit

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - China's ambassador to Washington said on Monday U.S. President Donald Trump's state visit to Beijing next week was a historic opportunity to boost cooperation between the world's two largest economies, but warned against attempts to "contain" Beijing.

Gates, Richard W III (1972- ) nytimes.com

Rick Gates Was a Protégé of Paul Manafort’s Before Being Indicted Alongside Him

Rick Gates, a former business associate of President Trump’s campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, has been charged along with his one-time mentor in a money laundering conspiracy.

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Trump, Japan's Abe agree to work together on North Korea before Asia visit

TOKYO (Reuters) - President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed to work together on steps to counter North Korea's nuclear and missile development, ahead of the U.S. leader's visit to Asia, the Japanese government said late on Monday.

California Today nytimes.com

California Today: California Today: The Border Protests That Never Came

Monday: A quiet rollout for border wall prototypes, complaints of sexual harassment in Sacramento, and Dodger World Series hopes take a beating.

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Opposition activists confront police before Kenyan vote results

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Opposition supporters faced off against riot police firing teargas in a slum in Kenya's capital on Monday, hours before the official announcement of an expected landslide win for incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta in re-run elections.

cnn.com

Collins: Top Dems need to come back before intel committee

Sen. Susan Collins said Sunday that the Senate intelligence committee should bring senior Democratic Party operatives back for testimony after revelations about the party paying intelligence firm Fusion GPS for opposition research on Donald Trump last year.

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Poland wants strong euro zone before mulling membership - finance minister

WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland wants the euro zone to become stronger before making a decision whether to join the single currency, Finance Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said.

Women and Girls nytimes.com

Opinion: When You Are Replaceable and He Will Never Be

It can be risky to serve at the pleasure of powerful gatekeepers.

environmentNews reuters.com

Greens demand C02 pledge before continuing German coalition talks

BERLIN (Reuters) - The leader of Germany's Greens on Saturday said the pro-business Free Democrats must agree to honor existing carbon dioxide reduction promises before her party would continue coalition talks.

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U.S. wants Sahel force strategy before giving money: officials

KINSHASA (Reuters) - The United States strongly supports an African military force to combat extremist militants in the Sahel region, but needs to see a strategy for the operation before it considers funding, the U.S. envoy to the United Nations and the U.S. Africa commander said.

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Mattis warns that U.S. 'will never accept a nuclear North Korea'

SEOUL (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Saturday that the United States would never accept a nuclear North Korea, warning that its rapidly advancing nuclear and missile programs would undermine, not strengthen, its security.

Surgery and Surgeons nytimes.com

The New Old Age: One Last Question Before the Operation: Just How Frail Are You?

Surgeons are testing older patients to see how likely they are to survive procedures.

Television nytimes.com

David Harbour of ‘Stranger Things’ Never Wants to Play the Dad

Here he also talks about manliness, body image and setting boundaries with his hormonal co-stars on “Stranger Things.”

cnn.com

Halloween costumes have never been more politically loaded

Offending and being offended have become Halloween traditions as obvious and predictable as jack-o-lanterns rotting on the front porch.

businessNews reuters.com

Exclusive: OPEC's head says Saudi, Russia statements 'clear fog' before November 30 meeting

LONDON (Reuters) - The fog has been cleared ahead of OPEC's next policy meeting by Saudi Arabia and Russia declaring their support for extending a global deal to cut oil supplies for another nine months, OPEC's secretary general told Reuters on Friday.

cnn.com

Hilary Clinton unaware of dossier before it was published

Hillary Clinton was unaware of the now-infamous dossier of allegations about Donald Trump and Russia prior to Buzzfeed's publishing of the document earlier this year, a source familiar with the matter has told CNN.

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Asian stocks flat after Wall Street pullback, euro gains before ECB

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks barely changed on Thursday, capped as Wall Street shares pulled back from record highs, while the euro stretched gains ahead of a European Central Bank meeting that could take a major step away from its accommodative policy.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks flat after Wall Street pullback, euro gains before ECB

* MSCI Asia-Pacific index little changed, Nikkei adds 0.15 pct

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Asian stocks stall on Wall Street pullback, euro gains before ECB

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks stalled on Thursday, weighed as Wall Street shares pulled back from record highs, while the euro stretched gains ahead of a European Central Bank policy meeting at which it could take a major step away from accommodative policy.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks stall on Wall Street pullback, euro gains before ECB

TOKYO, Oct 26 (Reuters) - Asian stocks stalled on Thursday, weighed as Wall Street shares pulled back from record highs, while the euro stretched gains ahead of a European Central Bank policy meeting at which it could take a major step away from accommodative policy.

cnn.com

US sought to arm drones before Niger attack

The United States military had been seeking the authority to arm its drones in Niger before the recent ambush of US forces there, three defense officials tell CNN.

air purifier nytimes.com

What to Know Before Buying an Air Purifier to Clear Wildfire Smoke

Wildfires across the United States may have you interested in an air purifier to clear the air. Here’s what you should know before you buy.

cnn.com

Kim Cattrall: 'Never been friends' with 'SATC' cast

That "Sex and the City" sequel is really not going to happen.

cnn.com

Trump and McCain's never-ending back and forth

President Trump and Sen. John McCain have been trading words for years. When McCain criticizes Trump's policies, Trump gets personal.

environmentNews reuters.com

Typhoon leaves flooding, four dead in Japan before moving out to sea

TOKYO (Reuters) - A rapidly weakening typhoon Lan made landfall in Japan on Monday, setting off landslides and flooding that prompted evacuation orders for tens of thousands of people, but then headed out to sea after largely sparing the capital, Tokyo.

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Strong typhoon nears southern Japan the day before election

TOKYO (Reuters) - Heavy rain and powerful winds are expected to lash large areas of Japan on Sunday as a strong typhoon sweeps ashore, possibly hindering voter turnout in a national election.

cnn.com

Never-before-seen photos of Michelle Obama

Anderson Cooper speaks with former White House photographer Amanda Lucidon about her book, "Chasing Light," a collection of photographs of Michelle Obama.

Goodall, Jane nytimes.com

A Word With: Jane Goodall’s Unparalleled Life, in Never-Before-Seen Footage

The primatologist is the subject of an intimate new documentary, with never-before-seen footage of her work among chimpanzees in Tanzania in the 1960s.

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Germany will await prosecution "ok" before delivering Israeli subs - Spiegel

BERLIN, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Germany will wait for Israeli prosecutors to conclude all investigations in a corruption scandal involving Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu before delivering three submarines in a $2 billion defence deal, German magazine Der Spiegel reported.

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The fight over Trump's comments to a Gold Star family shows fundamental break with all Presidents before him

On Thursday night, following a day of back-and-forth over who said what in a phone call between the President of the United States and a military widow, President Donald Trump tweeted this: "The Fake News is going crazy with wacky Congresswoman Wilson(D), who was SECRETLY on a very personal call, and gave a total lie on content!"

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Fate of New Hampshire Indonesians goes before U.S. judge in Boston

BOSTON (Reuters) - The case of 47 Indonesian Christians, who fled violence in that country two decades ago and now live illegally in New Hampshire, heads to Boston federal court on Friday, where a judge will weigh whether she can intervene in an immigration matter.

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Motor racing: Alonso could race Daytona 24 Hours before Le Mans

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - McLaren's Fernando Alonso, who made a big impression in the Indianapolis 500 this year, could enter the Daytona 24 Hours sportscar race in January ahead of a later attempt to win Le Mans.

United States Politics and Government nytimes.com

Congressional Memo: For the Senate’s Budget Blueprint, It’s Better Late Than Never

The Senate’s budget blueprint, while ostensibly an outline of federal spending and revenues, would allow a tax bill to be approved with only Republican votes.

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Facebook general counsel to testify before Congress on Nov. 1

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facebook Inc's general counsel will testify on Nov. 1 before a U.S. House of Representatives panel investigating possible Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, the company said on Thursday.

Television nytimes.com

Review: ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Slowly Goes Where Dark TV Has Gone Before

Through its first five episodes, this moody series has some good ideas as it tries to adapt the franchise to the times. But it could use an energy boost.

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Facebook general counsel to testify before Congress Nov. 1

WASHINGTON, Oct 19 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc's general counsel will testify on Nov. 1 before a U.S. House of Representatives panel investigating possible Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, the company said on Thursday.

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Kurdistan never intended to engage in war with Iraq, foreign minister says

CAIRO (Reuters) - The ‭Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) never intended to engage in a war with the Iraqi army, Kurdish foreign minister Falah Mustafa Bakir told broadcaster CNN in an interview.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Books of The Times: With ‘La Belle Sauvage,’ Philip Pullman Begins a New Trilogy

The author of the “His Dark Materials” trilogy returns, with answers to the questions what happened first and what happens next.

cnn.com

Fusion GPS partners plead Fifth before House Intel

Two partners at the intelligence firm that produced the dossier of memos alleging Russian efforts to aid Donald Trump's presidential campaign on Wednesday declined to answer questions before the House intelligence committee.

cnn.com

Gold Star dad: I will never forget Obama's call

CNN's Don Lemon spoke to Paul Monti, the father of fallen soldier Jared Monti, who recounted visiting the White House after his son's death and the phone call he received from Obama when his son was awarded the Medal of Honor.

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BRIEF-Intel says to ship Intel Nervana Neural Network Processor before 2017-end

* Intel says it will ship silicon for Neural Network Processing, the Intel Nervana Neural Network Processor, before the end of 2017- statement

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Florida governor declares emergency before white nationalist's speech

(Reuters) - Florida Governor Rick Scott declared a state of emergency on Monday ahead of a speech by a white nationalist leader later this week at the University of Florida, in order to free up resources to prepare for possible violence.

cnn.com

After ISIS, 'Mosul can never be the same'

A few days ago, Mahmoud Saeed boarded a plane for a trip that is sure to be filled with trepidation.

cnn.com

Analysis: Trump was for Bannon before he was against him

Caution: White House observers may experience whiplash.

cnn.com

McConnell and I are closer than ever before, Trump says

President Donald Trump said Monday he feels "closer than ever before" to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a man he's publicly criticized for his handling of the GOP agenda and on whom the President is relying for getting a legislative accomplishment in the first year of his term.

cnn.com

Exposure to air pollution before birth may shorten our lives

Pollution affects us even in the womb: Women who are exposed to air pollution during pregnancy have babies with shorter telomeres (a genetic biomarker), a study published Monday in JAMA Pediatrics found.

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Merkel: State defeat has not weakened conservatives before coalition talks

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday the poor showing of her Christian Democrats (CDU) in a regional poll on Sunday had not weakened her conservative bloc's position ahead of three-way federal coalition talks due to start later this week.

cnn.com

Sen. Paul on golfing with Trump: The President never loses

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) told reporters President Donald Trump emerged the victor from their golf outing, and tax reform was a topic of discussion.

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Germany's FDP does not expect coalition to form before Christmas

BERLIN (Reuters) - A senior member of the pro-business Free Democrat (FDP) party that is likely to be a partner in Chancellor Angela Merkel's new government said in a magazine interview he did not expect the coalition to form before the end of the year.

businessNews reuters.com

Deutsche Boerse CEO discussed merger with Finance Minister before share purchase: report

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The head of Deutsche Boerse met with the German government to discuss a possible merger with London Stock Exchange before he made a share purchase that sparked an insider trading investigation, according to a magazine report.

cnn.com

Background check chief: Never seen mistakes like Kushner's

The head of a government bureau responsible for clearing background checks told lawmakers he has "never seen that level of mistakes" when asked about numerous omissions in Jared Kushner's security clearance application.

Pullman, Philip nytimes.com

Feature: Philip Pullman Returns to His Fantasy World

After 17 years, the author of the trilogy “His Dark Materials” carries on the story of one of literature’s most indelible heroines.

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Facebook pushes ad overhaul before 2018 U.S. election: executive

SAN JOSE, Calif. (Reuters) - Facebook Inc has begun overhauling how it handles political ads on its platform and may put some changes in place before U.S. elections next year, Facebook's chief technology officer said on Wednesday.

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Facebook pushes ad overhaul before 2018 U.S. election - executive

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct 11 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc has begun overhauling how it handles political ads on its platform and may put some changes in place before U.S. elections next year, Facebook's chief technology officer said on Wednesday.

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Asked to explain 'calm before the storm' remark, Trump talks North Korea

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday appeared to confirm he had North Korea in mind last week when he described a gathering of military leaders as "the calm before the storm."

cnn.com

It's 'frankly disgusting' the media can report whatever it wants, Trump says before backing down

President Trump suggested Wednesday that media companies which report critically on him should be punished by having their television station licenses revoked.

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Facebook's Sandberg to appear before House intelligence: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facebook Inc chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg will meet with the U.S. House of Representatives Intelligence Committee behind closed doors on Thursday, according to three sources familiar with the situation.

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Facebook's Sandberg to appear before House intelligence -sources

WASHINGTON, Oct 11 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg will meet with the U.S. House of Representatives Intelligence Committee behind closed doors on Thursday, according to three sources familiar with the situation.

Detainees nytimes.com

Military Is Waiting Longer Before Force-Feeding Hunger Strikers, Detainees Say

The military appears to be letting protesters deteriorate past a point that once prompted medical attention. One lawyer called it a new strategy to stop the hunger strikes.

cnn.com

Before and after images show devastation of California wildfires

As many as a dozen wildfires have claimed lives and consumed thousands of acres across California, destroying homes and businesses.

cnn.com

Dems loved Weinstein before going silent

Harvey Weinstein has been a good friend of the Clintons for years and received public praise from former first lady Michelle Obama.

Bacteria nytimes.com

5 Things Around Your Home You Never Clean but Should

You have the basics down. But dirt and grime have a bad habit of collecting in the strangest places.

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Las Vegas gunman fired on security guard before mass shooting

(Reuters) - The Las Vegas gunman opened fire on a security guard six minutes before he rained down bullets on a crowd and killed 58 people, officials said on Monday in a change to the timeline of the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.

Movies nytimes.com

Before Firing, Harvey Weinstein Asked Film Insiders to Defend Him

“If the industry supports me, that is all I need,” Mr. Weinstein wrote in an email to agents and studio executives.

cnn.com

Police: Las Vegas killer shot at security guard 6 minutes before firing into crowd

Authorities have found "no evidence to show that there was a second shooter" in Las Vegas on October 1, Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo said Monday.

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UPDATE 2-Apple praises French iPhone work before talking tax with Macron

PARIS, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Apple boss Tim Cook went out of his way on Monday to single out a small French firm involved with innovative features in the latest iPhones ahead of meeting with President Emmanuel Macron, who has called for a tougher line on technology company taxes.

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Apple praises French iPhone work before talking tax with Macron

PARIS (Reuters) - Apple boss Tim Cook went out of his way on Monday to single out a small French firm behind innovative features in the latest iPhones ahead of meeting with President Emmanuel Macron, who has called for a tougher line on technology company taxes.

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UPDATE 1-Apple praises French iPhone work before talking tax with Macron

* France has proposed a tax on revenues (Adds presidential adviser on Macron-Cook meeting)

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Apple praises French iPhone work before meeting tough-talking Macron

PARIS (Reuters) - Apple boss Tim Cook went out of his way on Monday to single out a small French firm behind innovative features in the latest iPhones ahead of meeting with President Emmanuel Macron, who has called for a tougher line on technology company taxes.

Railroad Accidents and Safety nytimes.com

Before Derailments at Penn Station, Competing Priorities Led to Disrepair

A Times investigation shows how Amtrak, wanting to keep trains running and favoring a nearby development project, put off replacing deteriorating tracks.

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Turkish army surveys Syria's Idlib before deployment: sources

AMMAN/BEIRUT (Reuters) - A Turkish army reconnaissance team visited Syria's Idlib province on Sunday, a senior Syrian rebel said, before a planned deployment by Turkish-backed rebels to try to bolster a deal to reduce warfare in northwest Syria.

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Trump says giving peace a chance before U.S. embassy move to Jerusalem: interview

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said in an interview broadcast on Saturday that he wanted to give a shot at achieving peace between Israel and the Palestinians before moving the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

cnn.com

Panetta: Trump's 'calm before the storm' comment a 'play for attention'

Former CIA Director Leon Panetta calls President Donald Trump's comment referencing a mysterious "calm before the storm" on Thursday a "play for attention."

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Trump declines to explain 'calm before the storm' remark

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump declined on Friday to explain what he meant when he described a gathering of military leaders as "the calm before the storm," but the White House said he was not just being mischievous when he made the remark.

Football (College) nytimes.com

The Never-Ending Battle Against Sport’s Hidden Foe

The virulent bacteria MRSA flourishes in locker rooms, on gear and on players’ skin, and the fight to prevent infections includes high-tech solutions like a chemical fog.